Sterling

Demographics

  • Population: 3,300
  • Median Age: 35
  • Households: 1,169
  • Med HH Inc.: $61,280
  • Mill Rate: 21.34

Economics

  • Top Five Major Employers:
    • Town of Sterling-Inc.
    • Exeter Energy
    • Falls Creek Horse Farm Inc.
    • MSI
    • Detotec North America

Local News

City/Town Website

Education

  • Total Town School Enrollment: 594
  • Most public school students through grade 8 attend Sterling School District, which has 476 students. Students then go to Plainfield School District, which has 2.618 students.
  • CT Mastery Test Percent Above Goal-
  • Average Class Size
    • Grade K: 20.0
    • Grade 2: 19.0
    • Grade 5: 21.0
    • Grade 7: 17.0
    • High School: 18.7

Quality of Life

Town
Banks 0
Lodging 3
Day Care Facilities 2
Crime Rates Per 100,000 Residents 731
Unemployment Rate: 10.1%

Hospitals

Residential Utilities

  • Electric Provider: Connecticut Light & Power – (800)286-2000
  • Gas Provider: n.a.
  • Water Provider: Municipal Provider
  • Cable Provider: Metrocast Communications of CT – (860) 564-1967